The AMEU Executive Council is pleased to inform you that the 27th AMEU Technical Convention 2019 will be hosted by The City of Cape Town from Sunday, 13 October 2019 to Wednesday, 16 October 2019 at the Cape Town International Convention Centre.

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The Council invites all parties who may be interested in presenting papers or case studies at the convention to submit an abstract of no more than 200 words to the AMEU Secretariat.

The THEME of the convention is:

THE 4TH INDUSTRIAL REVOLUTION (“4IR”) – BUILDING THE POWER UTILITY OF THE FUTURE, TODAY

with the following SUB-THEMES:

  • Impact on revenue collection and non-technical losses
  • Internet of Things
  • Smart Cities and Smart Grids
  • Intelligent Physical Asset Management
  • Smart and/or intelligent outage management
  • Impact on Distributed Renewable Energy Technologies
  • Incorporating embedded generation onto municipal networks
  • Future power delivery networks and/or infrastructure for utilities
  • Evolving 4IR technologies
  • Digital substations
  • Productivity enhancement through robotics
  • Advanced distribution automation
  • Realigning customer service in an era of the 4IR